Lord Protector

Page 1 of 50 - About 500 essays
  • The Main Strengths and Weaknesses of the Protectorate, 1653-1658

    1912 Words  | 8 Pages

    The Main Strengths and Weaknesses of the Protectorate, 1653-1658 Cromwell was installed as Lord Protector in December 1653, and throughout his time as Protector, Cromwell aimed to 'heal and settle' the wounds of the past and to create a 'godly England'. However, by the end of his life the Protectorate had the support of a narrow population. Nevertheless, the Protectorate had various strengths and weaknesses. An evident strength of the Protectorate was the aim to achieve

  • Richard III: The Tragedy of Isolation Essay

    1193 Words  | 5 Pages

    The real tragedy of Richard III lies in the progressive isolation of its protagonist.   From the very opening of the play when Richard III enters "solus", the protagonist's isolation is made clear. Richard's isolation progresses as he separates himself from the other characters and breaks the natural bonds between Man and nature through his efforts to gain power. The first scene of the play begins with a soliloquy, which emphasizes Richard's physical isolation as he appears alone as he speaks

  • Tudor Rebellion Research Paper

    1009 Words  | 5 Pages

    Using the four sources in their historical context, assess how far they support the view that Somerset posed a serious threat to the stability of the monarchy in Edwards reign. Stability in the Tudor period meant a secure position on the throne and the position as the monarchy. To be able to have security and stability on the throne you needed trust, support and good relationships with other countries, if any of these factors are threatened then the stability of the monarch is also threatened. During

  • 'England Was Never Well Governed in the Reign of Edward Vi' How Far Do You Agree with This?

    1879 Words  | 8 Pages

    throne in 1547 at the infant age of 9. Because of his youth, he had two advisors. The first was his uncle, the Duke of Somerset, who became Lord Protector, and for the first two and a half years of Edward’s reign, Somerset advised and guided the young king. Somerset was replaced by the Duke of Northumberland. Edward was a mere figurehead, the Lord Protector controlled the majority of his government but how well was England governed during the reign of Edward VI for the mere 6 six years he was in

  • Based on the Keirsey Temperament Sorter, my type of temperament was ISFJ. According to Kendra

    600 Words  | 3 Pages

    letters together and defines it as The Protectors which would be one of the 16 personality types. The protectors make about ten percent of the population and their “primary interest is in the safety and security of those they care about - their family, their circle of friends, their students, their patients, their boss, their fellow-workers, or their employees (Guardian Portrait of the Protector (ISFJ), n.d, para 1). Some of the characterisitics of a protector or nurturer is that these people live

  • Protectors Guild Research Paper

    795 Words  | 4 Pages

    recommends them to the general of the Protectors Guild. The children will then undergo physical, mental, and logical testing, and the general will choose the top five to join the Guild. They will be assigned a mentor that will teach and train them in the ways of the Guild until they either die, or become of age which is sixteen. They will undergo more testing once they have reached the end of their tutelage to determine what job

  • Elgrin Hero's Journey

    2169 Words  | 9 Pages

    In the gates of Dimensions looking at the three paths where the eternity Stones lie where the defeat of the old lies but they are guarded by the ancient protectors of time. Elgrin stood frozen remembering his professor. Professor knight once told him the “The wars all started when the stones were made” then Oynix said, hurry up now the gate of dimensions is closing in two minutes. Besides,Elgrin, the orcs are coming and I don't feel like wasting my energy fighting them. I here you loud and clear

  • Creative Writing: The Basilisk Pretence

    1038 Words  | 5 Pages

    creature, but protector of the Fantastic Animals around me. However, I am not the only protector. There is the Acromantula (a monstrous eight-eyed spider), the Griffin (who has the head of a giant eagle, but the body of a lion), the Phoenix (a magnificent, swan-sized, scarlet bird with a long golden

  • A Short Story Revealed: A Narrative Fiction

    1663 Words  | 7 Pages

    once again where a protector handed Rose her new exercise uniform. We changed and headed back out to the main hall, where the tables and chairs were cleared away and everyone started lining up on the lawn around the tree. Some of the protectors were on the outskirts of the lawn. “Jog!” they called, and everyone started to jog around the tree. For about ten minutes we jogged around the tree. Then we went on to push ups and sit ups. After about an hour of exercises the protectors called us back to

  • Cause And Effects Of Lightning : Causes And Loss Of Human Systems

    799 Words  | 4 Pages

    Effects of Lightning Following are the relevant things that can be affected due to lightning Buildings, property, hospitals, banks, departmental stores Human beings, animals, birds, farms All kind of electronic equipment Protection devices for different purposes Electricity mains, telecommunication services and data lines Causes and types of damages The lightning causes the current and voltages beyond limit which causes damage. Following are the main damages according to point of strike in